MD HB1592 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-14 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the State Treasurer to ensure that any shares held by the State are voted in favor of shareholder resolutions that ask companies to adopt policies of refusing to do business with governments engaging in genocide or crimes against humanity; requiring, when issuing an invitation for bids or a request for proposals, certain units of State government to require a certain bidder or offeror to disclose any company policy regarding a refusal to do business with governments that are engaged in genocide or crimes against humanity; etc.

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State Government - Prevention of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity and the Commission on Genocide Prevention



2020-02-14HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Same As/Similar To

SB1044 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-19 - First Reading Senate Rules


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Finance and Procurement13219.1(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement6222(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government93301(n/a)See Bill Text

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